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The Latest On: Alaska

July 29, 2015 | Feature

Saving the Forest for the Trees

Alaska's Tongass National Forest is home to centuries-old trees and rivers flowing among thousands of islands. It is also the last forest where the fight continues to keep timber sales out of roadless areas.

February 3, 2015 | Feature

Timeline of the Roadless Rule

A timeline of the creation of and fight to defend the National Forest Roadless Area Conservation Policy.

July 16, 2019 | Feature

Timeline: Defending America’s Arctic

Earthjustice has been advocating against drilling in the Arctic for more than a decade. Here’s how we got to where we are today.

May 30, 2019 | Feature

Alaska’s Bristol Bay & The Pebble Mine

An open-pit mine threatens one of the last places on Earth where wild salmon still thrive. Add your voice to protect Bristol Bay, one of our world's surviving great ecosystems.

May 17, 2019 | In the News: KTUU

Attorney: Tongass old-growth logging “plain violation” of environmental law

Tom Waldo, Attorney, Alaska Regional Office, Earthjustice: "The agency is required to take a hard look at specific impacts of an action in specific places. So you can't just generalize across the whole island and say, 'well, we'll log somewhere.' This is a brazen attempt by the forest service to rewrite the rules for timber sales."

May 7, 2019 | Legal Document

Prince of Wales Timber Sale Complaint

Earthjustice is representing eight conservation groups in a lawsuit challenging the proposed Prince of Wales timber sale, the largest logging project in a generation.

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